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Oct 21, 2012 8:00am EDT
>>> welcome to "this week in defense news." i'm vago muradian. the association of the united states army's annual meeting kicks off this week amid pressure to slash spending on conferences. we'll talk about the impact of tighter government travel and conference rules. plus, a look at a compact new realtime facial recognition system that troops can use on the move. but first, the pentagon's new cyber strategy unveiled this month by defense secretary leon panetta makes it clear the u.s. military will take preemptive action if it detects a potential cyber attack that would kill americans or devastate american infrastructure. the aim is to make the threat of counterattack a powerful deterrent. is this the right cyber strategy for america? here with answers is irving la- chow the director of the program on u.s. national security in the information age at the the cent for new american security. irving welcome to the program. >> thank you very much. >> what's the importance of this statement especially at this time? >> i think secretary panetta had two goals in mind in issuing the statement. the
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Oct 28, 2012 6:30am EDT
dangerous foreign policy issue, which is the bomb. >> as long as i'm president of the united states iran will not get a nuclear weapon. >> a nuclear iran number capable iran is unacceptable to americ israel. and if israel is attacked, we have their back. >> if israel is attacked, america will stand with israel. >>> president obama and governor romney were largely in agreement on a range of foreign policy concerns. particularly those centering on the middle east. the ouster of former president mubarak of egypt, the 2014 exit date for afghanistan, the killing of terrorists with nutes romney and obama echoed each other. >> question. is bipartisanship now back in style at least when it comes to foreign policy in a presidential debate? pat buchanan? >> no it isn't but they are moving toward consensus where the american people are at. they are both pro israel, going to stand beside them. both very hawkish toward iran, although they don't want war in the middle east again. they don't want boots on the ground. they both say we have to do nation building here at home because that is the consensus
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Oct 7, 2012 7:30pm EDT
generation of digital networks here in the united states that would carry everything from our e-mails and phone calls to documents and blueprints. it's raising questions about national security and chinese espionage. >> if i were an american company today and you were looking at huawei, i would find another vendor, if you care about your intellectual property, if you care about your consumers' privacy, and you care about the national security of the united states of america. >> we have prada. we have chanel. we have dolce gabbana. we have versace. we have burberry. >> stahl: luxottica started here as a small tool shop in agordo, a dot of a town in the italian alps when frames were still made of mountain goat horns. do you have any idea how many people in the world are wearing your glasses right now? >> at least half a billion. >> ♪ i wonder how many times you been had... ♪ >> simon: in the late '60s, a singer/songwriter named rodriguez cut a couple of records that got great reviews but bombed. well, they didn't sell in america, but in south africa, for some reason, rodriguez was b
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Oct 25, 2012 4:00am EDT
pushes towards the united states it's expected to take one of two tracks. it can swirl off the mid-atlantic states posing no serious danger but bringing strong wind and waves or could merge with a cold front creating a monster storm that slams into the northeast by the beginning of next week. >> that forms a new low which can be a major nor'easter, which means extremely heavy snows across the appalachians and western pennsylvania, very heavy rains along the coast and of course some very strong winds. >> cuba was the latest island to get in sandy's way. officials ordered 55,000 evacuations. many from low-lying areas. sandy could dump up 20 inches of rain on cuba and could deliver a storm surge up to six feet. on wednesday sandy crashed the shore in jamaica as category 1 storm with winds topping out at 80 miles per hour. the storm is blamed for killing an elderly man. police say he was killed with a boulder crushed his home. sandy took down trees and power lines and sent hundreds of people to shelters but some living in low lying areas refused to evacuate fearing their homes would be
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Oct 21, 2012 10:30am EDT
place that the united states is the strongest military power on earth. the stronger you are, the less likelihood you will ever have to use it. >> schieffer: most elections are about the economy, but usually, probably within the first year of any president's term, there is some unanticipated foreign crisis, like the cuban missile crisis. right now we have this-- this awful thing that happened in libya, an american ambassador. you're aaware of the finger pointing bark and forth, it was the work of terrorists, it wasn't the work of terrorists. what have you been able to find out? >> from the early days of that attack it was apparent this was not just a popular uprising. in libya, there was no record of popular uprising against the united states. in fact, the united states is highly regarded in most of libya, and particularly in benghazi, this ambassador was incredibly popular in benghazi. secondly, they were well-armed and well-executed attack. it all the markings of a military-style attack. what's most troubling is one of narratives the obama campaign has laid out is bin laden is d
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Oct 18, 2012 4:30am EDT
lodged with the united states government and military. they are demanding the united states take better preventive measures. the u.s. ambassador to japan says the u.s. military is committed to cooperating fully with the japanese investigation. >>> turning our attention to the race for the white house, mitt romney and president obama will both campaign in new york today. yesterday the candidates focused on women. >> mitt romney told supporters in virginia that women have been particularly hit hard by this economy. president obama told his supporters he doesn't need a binder full of resumes to find qualified women for his staff. tara mergener have more. >> reporter: they will be sporting black coats and white ties at a charity dinner in new york tonight. it's a chance for the candidateses to have fun and tell bad jokes like this one from president obama during the last election. >> i do love the waldorf astoria. i hear that from the doorstep you can see all the way to the russian tea room. >> reporter: but the jokes are decidedly less friendly on the campaign trail as both men batt
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Oct 8, 2012 4:30am EDT
extradited to the united states this went. they were being held in the united kingdom. the men are accused of bombings back in 1998. in all 224 people were killed, including a dozen americans. the suspects are also accused of trying to establish a terror training cam nap oregon. >>> sometimes as an nfl quarterback, it is okay to just get out of bounds or even slide. >> or just throw the ball away. that is what the redskins faithful there morning are saying after watching robert griffin 3 get lit up. you are going to see him roll-out to the right here and get hit not once in the head but twice. broken play. it is awful. the play resulted in griffin being diagnosed with a mild concussion. he is being reevaluated today. the team ended up losing the game, final score 20-17. >> it is upsetting. >> it was brutal. i was there. >>> the first playoff win for the franchise, the team opened the national league divisional series on the road against st. louis. the nats bullpen shut down the cards. the nationals win 9-2, taking the first game in the series. game two tonight in st. louis. >>> the
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Oct 16, 2012 4:30am EDT
culprit. >> the standards that were set by carnival in the united  states are completely inadequate, and that the real changes that need to be made are to be made in these standards in the united states. >> if the judge orders a trial, it probably won't begin before next year. >>> our time right now is 4:38. we're in for a nice stretch of weather. slightly cooler today but still very nice. howard is back in two minutes with a look at what else you should expect. >> at 4:41, a security breach at a popular local bank could leave thousands vulnerable to identity theft. >> also at 4:41, another major national retailer announces plans to hire thousands of holiday workers. >> we're back in two minutes with your weather first. thank you for watching 9news now. >>> 4:40 on this tuesday morning a. chill in the air. nothing terribly cold but you'll need a jacket. we have 40s and 50s. we stay school. 60 degrees for lunch. high today 66. 6:00 p.m. we're back down to 62. back in a few with the seven- day. right now upon came with timesaver traffic. >> thank you so much. >>> here's 270
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Oct 18, 2012 7:00am EDT
individual came here for the purpose of committing some sort of jihad here in the united states. >> the fbi policies to a bomb plot in new york city. >> 21-year-old bangladesh taken into custody by undercover fbi agents. >> after parking a van next to the federal reserve in lower manhattan. designee tried to detonate what he thought was a real 1,000 pound bomb. designee taped a video statement claiming a victory for terror and al qaeda. >> he's a nuts. why would you do something like that. >> this president has failed america's women. >> started talking about binders. the here to go ahead and ask where qualified women were. he should have come to my house. >> tonight's debate is very much on a lot of people's minds. one is his sonntag. >> what is it like for you to hear the president of the united states call your dad a liar. >> you want to rush down the stage and take a swing at him but you know you can't do that. >> mississippi ahears to be the hardest hit by storms. >> the flight of a german military plane almost turned into a disaster missing the crowd by a few feet. >> the bay area
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Oct 15, 2012 7:00pm EDT
standards that were set by carnival in the united states are completely inadequate and that the real changes that need to be made are to be made in these standards in the united states. >> if the judge does order a trial for schettino, it probably won't start before the end of the year. >>> we saw sprinkles earlier and you may have been in a part of town nassau heavy rain. topper will tell us -- that saw heavy rain. topper will tell us if it's moved out or on the way. >> plus a mackdown of hulk hogan. who is he suing after a sex tape of him with a woman is leaked? >>> hulk hogan would probably like to drop kick the folks behind a sex tape that he's in. for now he'll have to settle for a courtroom cross chop. today hogan filed a lawsuit against the florida dee-jay and his ex-wife. he said dee-jay bubba clem and heather clem secretly taped him having sex with heather. hogan filed a separate lawsuit against the internet top of site gawker for publishing clips of -- internet gossip site gawker for publishing clips of the tape. >>> this time michaele salahi and journey man guitarist are e
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Oct 25, 2012 7:00am EDT
brings death and destruction to the caribbean, now forecasters say it could hit the united states in a big way. >> as the candidates sprint across the country a new poll shows the gender gap is nearly gone. >> former secretary of state colin powell hasn't endorsed anyone yet. >> we begin this morning with today's "eye opener," your world in 90 seconds. >>> hurricane sandy made lawful in southern cuba. already passed through jamaica and haiti with deadly results. >> a powerful storm intensifies over the caribbean. >> sandy looks to be a menace for folks along the east coast. >> we'll see problems with wind, rain and snow to go down in the history books. >> i know it's been tough these last four years. but things are about to get better. >> it is crunch time in the race for the white house. president obama is in the mid-of a 40 hour coast to coast campaign marathon. >> no sleep. if you're not going sleep you might as well be in vegas. >> wildfire tearing through southern colorado has destroyed at least 14 homes. hundreds of residents were forced to evacuate as the flames spread fueled
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Oct 16, 2012 1:35am EDT
standards that were set by carnival in the united states are completely inadequate and that the real changes that need to be made are to be made in these standards in the united states. >> now, if the judge orders a trial for him, it probably won't get started before sometime next year. >>> in tonight's health alert, worries that the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak could get bigger. two more drugs were announced from a specialty pharmacy may be tainted as well. the new england compounding center is the maker of all the specially mixed medicines in question. steroid injections used for back pain have sickened 214 people, and 15 died. today a possible meningitis case was reported in somebody who got a different steroid shot made by the same pharmacy and it's drugs used in heart and eye operations are under scrutiny as well. we'll keep following this. >>> still ahead, some pretty amazing video. a stunt goes wrong, and it is all caught on camera. >>> next, we sit down with a very lucky family. rg3 jumped right into their arms after scoring that amazing touchdown during yesterday's game
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Oct 8, 2012 12:00pm EDT
1950s. those documents show that the united states air force worked with a canadian company to create what it called a supersonic craft, shaped like a disk. project 1794 was eventually dropped in 1960, after the saucers built proved hard to fly at high all the tuesday. >>> first -- altitudes. >>> first the ruby slippers, and now dorothy's dress is on the move. the outfit judy garland wore in the wizard of oz is being auctioned off. it is the only complete original dress to survive, and is expected to bring in half a million dollars. >>> today is the last day you can see those ruby slippers at the smithsonian museum of american history, because they are heading to england tomorrow on loan. >>> still ahead, an early learning center that is reaching out to families in need. >>> and howard, of course, has our forecast. >> reporter: still chilly out here. barely about 50 in dc. rain on the way later this afternoon and for tonight, could affect the o's yankees game. still only 46 in gadget thergzburg, -- in gaithersburg. our forecast, when we return. >>> here are some of our monday favorite
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Oct 4, 2012 4:30am EDT
each year in the united states. one research group estimates 80% of adults take supplements. most consumers don't know, however, that supplements are not required to go through fda safety testing and they don't get their health claims preapproved. >>> 4:54. time for the question of the morning. >> roughly 1100 of these are started every second in the country. is it a, automobiles, b, relationships, or c, loads of laundry? >> log on to the wusa9 facebook fan page. leave your response. we'll reveal the answer during the 6:00 hour. i don't spend money on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> welcome back. 4:56 this thursday morning. showers coming across the region the next couple of hours that w
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Oct 19, 2012 4:00am EDT
united states sent on jihad. some of those who know him are expressing disbelief the 21-year-old tried to carry out an attack. federal agents are going over evidence taken from quazi nafis' new york apartment. they are trying to determine if he has any connection to al qaeda. nafis claimed to have ties to the terror group overseas. allegedly telling an undercover agent he was working with another man named yaqueen. sources say yaqueen has been identified as willy carter a san diego man arrested wednesday on child pornography charges. the fbi said he was in contact with yaqueen but doesn't appear to be connected to the bomb plot. na fizz's family in bangladesh are stunned by his arrest. his father said he spent his life savings to send his son to school in the united states and his son could not be involved in a terror plot. ma fist's sister said her brother is being set up. >> we don't think it could to be done by him. he must have been victimized. becae in bangladesh, he was not like this. he was a good boy. >> after flunking out of school in bangladesh, nafis came to the u.s. o
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Oct 22, 2012 9:00pm EDT
largest manufacturer in the world. it used to be the united states of america. >> governor, you're the last person who will get tough on china. >> we have iran four years closer to a nuclear bomb. >> when folks go after americans, we go after them. campaign 2012, a presidential debate. from boca raton, florida, here is scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening, it was 50 years ago tonight that president john f. kennedy went on national television to announce that the soviet union had set up missile sites in cuba and he demanded that they be removed. the world was on the brink of nuclear war. it is a reminder of the kind of crisis a commander-in-chief can face. and it comes as as the candidates for president hold their final debate tonight, focusing on foreign policy. with the race still very tight, both president obama and mitt romney have a lot to gain and a lot to lose in their final joint appearance before a national audience. it might be their last best chance to win over the uncommitted voters who will decide the election, which is now just two weeks away. for tonight's debate, the ca
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Oct 1, 2012 6:30pm EDT
up with a budget deal. do you think the united states would go back into recession? the head of the international monetary fund paints a dark picture. wyatt andrews and anthony mason report on today's threats to the recover. for the first time we'll take you inside this secret u.s. facility. bob orr shows us where they track terror suspects worldwide. and jim axelrod with a young soccer player who's replaced a missing leg with gallantry on the field. >> i just want to be seen as an equal. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening, and we could add happy new year, because this is the first day of the federal government's new fiscal year. but there's not much to celebrate because the nation is headed toward what's being called the fiscal cliff and there are dire new warnings today about what will happen to american families unless congress and the president reach a budget deal by december 31. that is the day that a series of tax cuts will expire and big cuts in federal spend will take hold. tax experts said today 90% of ameri
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Oct 12, 2012 6:30pm EDT
united states is facing an attack threat equivalent to 9/11, an attack that would be carried out by computer. that was the stark warning from defense secretary leon panetta. he described a cyber pearl harbor in which attackers could take over computers that control the transportation system or a utility with deadly consequences. panetta's dire prediction comes after a massive computer attack on the world's largest oil company. so we asked david martin to tell us more. >> reporter: u.s. officials say a cyber attack against aramco, the world's largest oil producer, has been traced to hackers inside iran. another volley in an increasingly high stakes war going on in cyberspace. and defense secretary panetta warns potential enemies, including iran, are developing the capability to launch devastating attacks. >> the collective result of these kinds of attacks could be a cyber pearl harbor. an attack that would cause physical destruction and the loss of life. an attack that would paralyze and shock the nation and create a new profound sense of vulnerability. >> reporter: iran does not hav
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Oct 22, 2012 6:30pm EDT
defined his red line in a speech last month to the united nations. >> the united states will do what we must to prevent iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. >> reporter: two weeks ago, romney spelled out his line. >> the united states and our friends and allies will prevent them from acquiring nuclear weapons capability. >> reporter: that last word, "capability," which he uses on his campaign web site, significantly shortens the time before iran would reach romney's red line. his campaign refuses to specify what he means by "capability," but the term usually refers to iran's stockpile of enriched uranium. israeli prime minister netanyahu told the u.n. his own red line would come next spring or summer when iran is expected to have enriched enough uranium to build a bomb. president obama insists iran has not yet made a decision to go for the bomb and even with enough enriched uranium would still need a year or more to build one. >> america wants to resolve this issue through diplomacy and we believe that there is still time and space to do so. >> reporter: an aide to romney says the g
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Oct 8, 2012 7:00am EDT
president hopes for a safer, freer and more prosperous middle east allied with the united states. i share that hope. but hope is not a strategy. >> we'll win in florida. >> reporter: this speech comes after a weekend of campaigning in the battleground state of florida. romney a private man began showing a compassionate side telling personal stories about helping others including a 14-year-old boy from his congregation who was dying from leukemia. >> he said i want you to write a will for me. i got a legal pad and he described the things he wanted to giveaway. his skateboard, his fishing rod and rifle. this is a boy who had courage. i didn't see him waiver. i saw strength. >> reporter: romney is pushing hard against attacks on the obama campaign with a new ad saying the president is falsely accusing him of advocating a $5 trillion tax cut. >> the latest, not telling the truth about mitt romney's tax plan. >> reporter: now romney will speak later this morning here in the hall of valor at vmi. based on the excerpts we've seen his attacks will be sharp. it appears he's continuing what he star
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Oct 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
somebody of your own race you're proud of being president of the united states, i applaud colin for standing with him. >> reporter: now, last night after that interview, john released a statement, i'm going to read it, he said, colin powell is a friend and i respect the endorsement decision he made and do not doubt it was based on anything but the president's policies. piers morgan's question was whether colin powell should leave the party, and i don't think he should." tonight he's delivering a big economic speech on jobs, then he'll be right back here in ohio. >> jan crawford, thank you. >>> the latest gallup poll shows governor romney with a three-point lead over obama and it shows 50% of likely voters are backing romney. john dickerson is in toledo, ohio. john, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. >> i want to take a look at this first on the outside, the rallies. do you see any change in the tone or feeling of the rallies that you're watching? >> reporter: well, you know, when you're at a romney rally, since denver, his good performance in that first debate, what y
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Oct 28, 2012 7:00pm EDT
single largest theft of historic artifacts in the united states: thousands of items, including signed documents by george washington, thomas jefferson, francis scott key, and mark twain. and for 20th century buffs... >> one third of a nation... >> simon: ...f.d.r.'s copy of his 1937 inaugural address. all of these were found in landau's apartment? >> all of these documents were seized from mr. landau's apartment in new york city. >> i love you, guy. i love you. >> who has a bigger moustache? hey, there's a good looking woman! >> pitts: shad khan is the newest owner in the national football league. >> i'm jaguars owner shad khan, and i'm all in. >> pitts: his rakish moustache and unflagging optimism have made him a favorite in northern florida, but it's his unique american success story that made him a story for "60 minutes." >> i'm steve kroft. >> i'm leslie stahl. >> i'm bob simon. >> i'm lara logan. >> i'm byron pitts. >> i'm scott pelley. those stories tonight on "60 minutes." [ male announcer ] we're all on a journey to financial independence. ♪ whether you're just beginning the
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Oct 18, 2012 5:00pm EDT
is being set up. he came to the united states in january. >> he came here committing some kind of a gihad in the united states. >> reporter: he tried to use a cell phone to detonate a bomb, but the fbi made sure that the bomb was harmless. a day after the attack, no signs of heightened security at the building, which holds a large reserve of gold. the fbi says that he recorded a video claiming responsibility in the name of al qaeda. >> and he alleged to already have al qaeda contacts from overseas. were they really. did he come here on a self- propelled plot or was he sent? >> reporter: they carried boxes of evidence from his apartment, hoping to learn if more people were involved. >> he faces life in prison. >>> we've got new information for you coming out tonight about one of the taliban militants suspected of shooting the teenage activist. the pakistani intelligent officials said that the man was detained in the military in 2009 and that he was later released. this as the vigil was held for by the 14-year-old girl held in two women's groups in birmingham, england. tonight they ar
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Oct 15, 2012 6:00am EDT
one cause of fatalities among 16 to 20-year-olds in the united states. why is that the case? >> unfortunately, monika, those teenagers, our youngest drivers are also our biggest risk takers. they have a sense of innocence vincibility. they want -- invincibility. they want to explore. in a car driving environment it's risky and sometimes can be fatal. >> the campaign is focusing on the parents' role and their responsibility. let's take a look at your video. >> so you have the contracts. >> oh, everything is right in here. >> he just got his license. >> is he here? >> yeah, he's upstairs in his room. >> no more than one friend in the car at any time. no cell phone use. no alcohol. >> really this is about laying down the rules. >> absolutely. >> what is the key advice you give to parents? >> interactive teaching. really the thing you have to do is you have to hold your teen accountable. driving is the ultimate responsibility. you're driving a vehicle that's several thousand pounds that can get up to over a hundred miles an hour in a chaotic environment. the key is lay down stro
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Oct 23, 2012 7:00pm EDT
a balanced and measured approach. and put the united states in a position to be competitive and make the investments we need to make. this notion of government not making investments, if government did not create the railroads, we never would have linked the east part of the united states to the western part and unleashed the greatest economic boom in the history of world. >> we'll have to unleash a few commercials. there is much more to come in our conversation between the candidates from district six u.s. house of representatives seat. we'll talk about some of the state's important ballot questions, including the controversial same-sex marriage law. so stay with us. >>> welcome back to our conversation. we reached out to our facebook friends this week to find out what is important to them. and we picked up questions. and linda anderson that is marriage equality is on the ballot. do you support it? >> marriage has been a term for centuries now that has been applied to the union between a man and a woman. i think it needs to stay there. i do, however, believe that your job includes y
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Oct 30, 2012 7:00pm EDT
united states now at least 40. many of those victims killed by falling trees. more than 8 million people are without power up and down the east coast. experts say sandy could end up costing $20 billion in damage with billions more expected in lost business. metro is running on a limited schedule tonight. full service resumes tomorrow. d.c. area airports are back up and running, but make sure to check with the individual airline before leaving, and the federal government, most local governments and schools say they will open at the regular time tomorrow. think of old town alexandria or georgetown when we talk about the storm surge and the flooding. in fact we have a crew watching high tide in old town right now. >> they are also playing very close attention to the river up in frederick. that's where our ryan dean is live monitoring the flooding there. ryan? >> reporter: good evening to you. actually a trail that goes down to the river, this trail has been cut off because the river has spilled out of its bank. to give you an idea. those trees down there, the river is supposed to be ten fee
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Oct 14, 2012 8:00am EDT
provider of capability to the united states army and to other parts of the department of defense. the jts program, since the last time we talked 18 months ago has changed significantly. what has really come across in that program is that the importance of including nondevelopmental item products like the two that we have in front of us here into the mix. i don't know very much about the pending low rate initial production award, that gd may be getting, but it's a natural part of the hms program as it starts to wind down. but i think what we will see is that as that program goes forward, just like in the rifleman radio, is the hms mad pack as it moves into full rate production, which will be in about a year, will include radios that come, not only for those developed in the program of record, but also introduced by companies like harris, and others. so we're still in the mix, and happy to be there, because we think we bring value to the market. >> in another two weeks, the army is going to conduct its next nie, there's going to be a bit of a faceoff and analysis that's going to happen for
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Oct 5, 2012 1:35am EDT
united states and another guy who is gutsy enough to try and take the job. and he's supposed to control these guys and do that in an untested format designed to be loose and open-ended and sort of free flowing? shoot, i don't care what the critics say, jim lehrer did what any moderator would have done in that situation. the best he could. anita. >> thank you, derek. >>> rats, roaches, mice, you name it, we've got it in tonight's food alert. just wait until you see what our cameras found inside a restaurant that claimed hat cleaned up. from dupont circle to bethesda and into arlington, here's investigative reporter russ ptacek. >> reporter: instinctively we know roaches are wrong, right? food safety managers are required in restaurants because they're trained to watch out for other risks like food in the temperature danger zone, that's cold food above 41 degrees or heated food falling below 1406789 it's not roaches, but it can make you just as sick. just off dupont circle inspectors closed this sushi and karaoke bar. inspectors say twice when they came here in september the resta
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Oct 3, 2012 4:30am EDT
computer in the united states. a judge has lifted a ban on sales of the product after a jury found the galaxy 10.1 did not illegally use technology developed by apple for its iphones and ipads. the jury did, however, find that many of samsung's other products did infringe on apple's patents and orders the south korean company to pay apple $1 billion. but you can get the galaxy tab. >> so they pay the fine now. they still can't use those things like okay, i paid the final, can i now have my product? >> yes, you can have the product for now. we'll see what the next challenge is because this stuff never ends. >> thank you, jess. hope those pennies become quarters. >> thank you. we're hoping for the best. >>> questions are being raised about the effectiveness of beta blockers. >> we'll have more on that and your weather first when we return in two minutes. krystal conwell : we see a lot of problems with the... number of students that we have. resources. materials. things that the children need... on a day-to-day basis. anncr: question seven will help. the department of legislative services
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Oct 8, 2012 6:00pm EDT
the virginia military institute in lexington. romney says the united states should impose tighter sanctions on iran. take a more assertive role in syria and place new conditions on aid to egypt. >>> president obama is raising more cash today in california. he attended a star studded fundraiser in hollywood last night. the president made his first public comment about his debate performance last week. >> everybody here is incredible professionals, they are such great friends and they just perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> the president and mitt romney will face foreign policy questions during their next debate in eight days. vice president joe biden and paul ryan will meet in kentucky for their one and only debate this thursday and we'll be right back. >>> disturbing new details about the failure rate for those tsa airport searches that anyone who flies has to suffer through. of confidential internal reports finds tsa screeners at one airport are missing far more oversized jails than they are catching. bruce leshan brings us the story. >> they re
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Oct 27, 2012 11:00pm EDT
eastern third of the united states. residents in maryland and virginia are spending the weekend getting ready for this storm. at rfk stadium today, residents picked up sandbags from the public works department. they were also piled up in old town alexandria. residents also headed to hardware stores and grocery stores. some found they were already too late. >> looking for a flashlight, because i'm really not sure what kind of flashlights i need. and i didn't see exactly what i want here. >> the majority are sold out. >> yeah, most are gone so maybe we're going to have to go somewhere else and look. >> maryland, d.c. and virginia have already declared states of emergency. d.c. officials will be giving out sandbags from 10:00 in the morning until 6:00 tomorrow at the tacoma park recreation center in northwest. we haven't heard yet from maryland or virginia. joining us right now by phone is mayor sam cooper. mr. mayor, thanks for joining us. i want to ask you, what are you expecting from sandy? flooding, wind damage? >> certainly the winds will be the big news story i think here. a lot of b
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Oct 8, 2012 4:00am EDT
anti-poverty programs while attacking the west particularly the united states. chavez has been treated for cancer since 2011. to weather. first significant sign winter is around the corner. much of the southern plains to the ohio valley is waking up to below normal temperatures. freeze watches and warnings cover the region this morning. some areas frost warnings are posted. the cool weather is spreading in to the northeast and midwest. and an update on a story from last week. border patrol agent killed on arizona's border with mexico was the victim of friendly fire. agent nicholas ivie opened fire on fellow agents thinking they were armed smugglers. they returned fire killing ivie. the two set of agents were investigating a border sensor. they knew other agents were heading to the area but didn't know where they were. >>> the pharmacy linked to the meningitis outbreak has recalled all it's medicines. there are 91 confirmed cases and seven patients have died. the steroid is used to treat back inflammation and pain. cbs money watch time. california drivers get a break from high g
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Oct 21, 2012 6:30am EDT
investments outside of the united states, including in chinese companies. mr. president, have you looked at your pension? have you looked at your pension? >> you know, i don't look at my pension. it's not as big as yours, so it doesn't take as long. >> let me give you some advice. look at your pensiohave investm chinese companies, you also have investments outside of the united states. >> question. why can president obama afford to be blassee about his pension, michelle? >> i actually thought it was funny and he can be blase about it because his pension not sneerly as large as mitt romney's. i think that was the point he was trying to make and it probably did very well with his base. >> well, at 51 he thinks it's a long way in the future as well. but i thought the exchange was a funny exchange. >> it was funny, yeah. >> but it does point out the hypocrisy on romney's part about china. he's this big tough guy on the campaign trail about china, but he's investing in china at bain and company, he did a lot of work with china, so -- >> well, wait a minute. mort, you have investments in china
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Oct 19, 2012 6:30pm EDT
the american people have expected that the president of the united states would be able to describe what he's going to do in the next four years, but he can't! he can't even explain what he's done in the last four years. he spends most of his time trying to talk about how my plan won't work. well, what about his plan? we know his plan has not worked. >> reporter: now, romney has a rally here in daytona beach later tonight. a senior advisor tells me he does not plan to mention the president's romnesia remarks, scott. instead, he's going to keep his message focused on jobs, the economy, and the president's record. >> pelley: jan, thanks. don't forget, the candidates will debate one last time monday evening in boca raton, florida. cbs news will bring it to you live at 9:00 eastern time. bob schieffer, anchor of "face the nation," will be the moderator. on wall street today a big selloff. the dow lost more than 200 points after disappointing earnings from g.e., microsoft, and mcdonald's, three of the companies that make up the dow. there were early warning signs of safety problems at th
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Oct 9, 2012 6:30pm EDT
will determine whether barbe has men united states. i can't imagine what that feeling might be like for you. >> i can't explain it, really. it's been a week of stress and this drive up here was pretty stressful. >> reporter: and for thousands of others who received steroid injections, the stress won't go away soon. this afternoon, health officials warned patients will need to watch for symptoms for three months-- not the previously recommended 30 days. one patient developed meningitis symptoms 42 days after a tainted steroid shot. tennessee health officials say they've identified a second fung gas in the tainted vials, a fung gas most doctors never encounter in all their years practicing medicine. that makes for many nervous people. barbara jenkins is one of them. >> we did not get any call from anyone except just a routine fallowup call. >> reporter: she says the first phone call about the three shots her husband received gave new clue he might be at risk for meningitis and now they both are angst. >> i know my husband is sick of me saying -- "do you feel okay" because that's what
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Oct 17, 2012 6:30pm EDT
who thought he was blowing up the united states capitol was arrested in a very similar sting operation. how often is the f.b.i. doing this kind of operation? >> reporter: scott, in the universe of cases since 9/11, there have been about 300 arrests in terrorism cases. of that, about 100 have involved plots. and of those, about a quarter of them, 25 or so, have involved things just like this-- actual stings where people carried what they believed to be real bombs to launch attacks. so a lot more often than the general public is really aware. >> pelley: is this al qaeda? >> reporter: this is al qaeda's narrative, which is now on the loose in the internet chat rooms without even having to be driven by spokespeople like osama bin laden. and it's like a spreading cancer even today. >> pelley: self-motivated individual terrorists. >> reporter: right, and loan wolfs who seek others and put together small crews. >> pelley: last night's presidential debate was the most rancorous in history. folks have been talking all day about who won. we did an instant poll last night of 500 uncommi
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Oct 2, 2012 6:30pm EDT
rate of 25% that threatens to take the rest of europe and maybe even the united states economy down with it. but wait until they close up at barcelona's boqueria market and follow the porters out back to where they dump the trash and you get a different impression. in spain these days, one person's garbage can be another one's sustenance. just because you can't sell it doesn't mean you can't eat it. at closing time around here, the shadows are full of the desperate and the hungry. and when darkness falls, they come out. they joke and call it recycling. ivan and his friends are regulars here. for them there's no such thing as a sell-by date. >> i know here i can find fresh juice and some vegetables. >> reporter: because many people come here to pick them. >> and not only homeless and -- normal people. >> reporter: there's a new kind of normal in spain. once it was considered shameful to have to take food from one of barcelona's food banks. these trucks used to deliver donated food relief mostly to immigrants who'd fallen on hard times. not anymore. laia ginjoan, who helps run this ce
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Oct 8, 2012 6:00am EDT
increase in tuition in the united states is the smallest in many years. >>> game show, the price is right, hired its first shirtless male model. rob wilson is his name. the boston native beat out hundreds for the chance to become the show's first male model. >> i love the stick soldier on his flesh. >> check out the lines. they all turned up for a casting call a couple of weeks ago. they had a chance to strut their stuff. >> reporter: i was robbed. >> howard said he was robbed. then the viewers had a chance to vote online. rob says he is looking forward to his first day on the job. >> probably a little bit of nervous jitters. i hope the price is right crew likes me. i'm really excited. >> rob makes his first appearance october 15th. the price is right airs weekdays on wusa9 at 11:00 a.m. >>> you have no doubt seen scrolling banners across the top of your tv screen telling you about the possibility wusa may not be available to dish tv subscribers starting monday. gannett, our parent company is in negotiations with the right to carry on dish. even though today's early morning deadline
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Oct 18, 2012 12:00pm EDT
united states on a student visa in january to study at southeast missouri state university. the f.b.i. says it started watching him in july after he tried setting up a terror cell online. that's when agents began a sting operation. >> he comes here with again the purpose of committing some sort of jihad here in the united states. >> reporter: on wednesday the f.b.i. says nafis tried to use his cell phone to detonate a 1,000- pound bomb in front of the bank, but the f.b.i. made sure the bomb was harmless. nafis is a imarchger's son from a -- banker's son from a middle class neighborhood in bangladesh. the fbi says he was a jihaddist who recorded a video claiming responsibility for the attack in the name of al qaeda. >> he alleged to already have al qaeda contacts from overseas. where those -- were those contacts real, did he launch himself here a self- propelled plot or was he sent? >> reporter: wednesday night federal agents carried boxes of evidence from his apartment hoping to learn more. cbs news, new york. >>> student loan debt among college seniors has hit a record high. last yea
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Oct 28, 2012 8:00am EDT
supporter of putting women into combat roles in the united states army. the marines obviously have started their process. unfortunately both of the women involved in that training washed out what. are the options and when? >> the first steps, we're in the process of doing a pilot in brigade combat teams to get them down to battalion level. we did in that six brigades. we're getting some good results. i'm going to expand that to the rest of the army. collect the data, then we are going to start looking at what are the standards we want to set for infantry, armor, which is mainly what we're talking about, get common standards that we can now use as we assess potentially in the future women going into these branches. there's some other issues that we have to make sure we understand. there's some integrating women into these units is what we're really working towards now. that's what we're doing, getting them down to battalion level. >> airborne as well? >> they're in airborne units now, so selected mos's. we have not yet opened infantry armor slots. in the future we'll take a look at.
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Oct 17, 2012 4:00am EDT
in tonight heard from the governor himself, how he would perform as president of the united states. >> reporter: romney comes out on top when voters are asked who will do a better job with the economy. president obama can claim victory on who will be better for the middle class. reign policy played a key role in this debate when the question turned to the attack in benghazi, libya. >> you said in the rose garden the day after the attack it was an act of terror. it was not a spontaneous demonstration, is that what you're saying? >> please proceed, governor. >> i want to make sure we get that on the record because it took the president 14 days before he called the attack in benghazi an act of terror. >> he did. let me call it an act of terror. >> reporter: following the debate democrats crowed about the moderator fact checking romney. >> governor got blind sed a little bit by a moderator who incorrectly tried to affirm what the president said. >> reporter: the two candidates were likely to have a chance to answer more questions next monday at the third and final debate which is focused entirely o
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Oct 26, 2012 4:00am EDT
entire eastern seaboard of the united states has been put on alert. this mega storm combined with a second weather system coming from the west is expected to impact the entire east coast early next week with dangerous and destructive weather. sandy is blamed for 21 deaths in the caribbean, most of them in cuba and haiti. the storm has weakened somewhat. sandy is expected to grow in size as it moves north. tropical storm conditions are expected along the east coast of florida throughout the day. danielle nottingham has more. >> reporter: florida is feeling the effects of hurricane sandy. strong winds are whipping the surf into foam. the waves and heavy rain are flooding the streets near miami. the storm is still hundreds of miles away. sandy raged over the bahamas thursday after tearing through cuba and haiti as a category 2 hurricane. florida residents are not taking this storm in stride. >> as we're speaking i'm filling sand bags. >> reporter: the center of sandy is expected to pass just off of florida's east coast friday afternoon, but forecasters say the worst of it may be four d
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Oct 25, 2012 12:00pm EDT
. >>> sand -- howard. >>> sandy's effects are being felt along the southern coast of the united states. danielle nottingham has more from melbourne, florida where residents are bracing for the worst. >> reporter: hurricane sandy kicked off powerful waves and rip currents off florida's atlantic coast. residents are preparing for tropical storm force wind and possible flooding as the hurricane moves overnight into friday. >> i think it's going to be a big one. i just hope it doesn't hit us too hard here. >> reporter: florida is not expected to take a direct hit from sandy, but the off shore hurricane should still bring heavy rain and wind gusts over 50 miles an hour. some schools along the coast will be closed tomorrow. sandy claimed the lives of at least two people as it pounded jamaica, haiti and cuba with flooding and winds over 110 miles per hour. where the storm hits the u.s. is still uncertain. it is expected to travel up the east coast and could collide with rain from the west, and arctic air from the north creating a nor'easter hurricane hybrid. >> we're talking about a confluence of event
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Oct 18, 2012 5:00am EDT
. nafis came to the united states on a student visa back in january. the f.b.i. began watching him after he tried setting up a terror cell using an online chat room and on facebook. undercover agents worked with nafis posing as al qaeda operatives and their work led to his arrest. undercover agents helped him build what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb. they put it in a van. it was actually made of harmless materials. they drove the van to the federal reserve building. he was arrested in a hotel room when he tried to detonate what he thought was a bomb from a nearby hotel. he faces life in prison for attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction. >>> 5:02. we turn our attention to campaign 2012. president obama and mitt romney will both campaign in new york city today. yesterday the candidates focused on women voters. governor romney told supporters in virginia women have been particularly hit hard by the economy. president obama told supporters he doesn't need a binder full of women to find qualified women. and get ready for the million puppet march. more than 1,000 puppeteers an
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Oct 16, 2012 6:30pm EDT
the united states of america which he served loyally and with all of his heart. stevens' body has been cremated but soon this rotunda will be full of dignitaries and friends here to commemorate his life. >> pelley: bill, thank you. stevens' death has become part of the political debate and will likely come up here tonight. secretary of state hillary clinton said yesterday that she takes responsibility for the security failure in benghazi. last night in peru our state department correspondent margaret brennan asked secretary clinton how that failure happened. >> reporter: it wasn't an intelligence failure? >> i'm not going to get into the blame game. i think intelligence is very hard to do. and what we're going to find out as we do this accountability review and we get what will be the best possible chronology that will be attached to what we knew when which takes time, it can not be just produced automatically. nobody wants to get answers more than i do. these were people who i care deeply about. i knew chris stevens. i personally nominated him to be ambassador because i could not
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Oct 16, 2012 9:00pm EDT
incentives to companies investing here in the united states and creating jobs here. it also means we're helping them and small businesses to export all around the world to new markets. number two: we've got to make sure that we have the best education system in the world. and the fact that you're going to college is great. but i want everybody to get a great education. we worked hard to make sure that student loans are available for folks like you, but i also want to make sure that community colleges are offering slots for workers to get retrained for the jobs that are out there right now and the jobs of the future. number three: we've got to control our own energy. not only oil and natural gas-- which we've been investing in-- but also we've got to make sure we're building the energy source of the future. not just thinking about next year, but ten years from now, 20 years from now. that's why we've invested in solar and wind and biofuels. energy efficient cars. we've got to reduce our deficit but we have to do in the a balanced way. asking the wealthy to pay a little bit more along wit
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Oct 3, 2012 9:00pm EDT
we're helping small businesses and companies that are investing here in the united states. that we take some of the money that we're saving as we wind down two wars to rebuild america. and that we reduce our deficit in a balanced way that allows us to make these critical investments. now, it ultimately is going to be up to the voters, to you, which path we should take. are we going to double down on the top-down economic policies that helped to get us into this mess or do we embrace a new economic patriotism that says america does best when the middle-class does best? and i'm looking forward to having that debate. >> lehrer: governor romney, two minutes. >> thank you, jim, it's an honor to be here with you and i appreciate the chance to be with the president. m pleased to be at the university of denver, appreciate their welcome and also the presidential commission on these debates. and congratulations to you, mr. president, on your anniversary. i'm sure this was the most romantic place you could imagine here with me. (laughter) congratulations. this is obviously a very tender topic. i'v
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
half-hour? >> the 5k, baby. we'll be running somewhere in the united states. i think we're going to california to run and i'll tell but my progress. >> progress and making progress, getting ready for the -- step out and stop diabetes. >>> we now know what led to the death of the national zoo's baby panda. >> the football game out west turns into an on field brawl between the team's coaches. your weather first when 9news now returns in two minutes. >>> 5:09 on this friday morning. all a he need -- you'll need to bundle up. this afternoon even though we get to the low 60s, the winds will kick up. there will be a little bit after chill factor in the air. here's a look at your day planner. we start out quiet. a couple of passing clouds. winds kick up late to mid- morning. highs only in the low 60s with a 3:00 temperature 62. by 6:00 're back down to 57. freeze watch tonight. more on that coming up in about five minutes. right now let's go to monika and find out about the a.m. commute. >>> no problems on the beltway here in college park but on the southbound side of the bw parkway in lau
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